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Table 1 Social demographic characteristics

From: Factors associated with the uptake of immediate postpartum intrauterine contraceptive devices (PPIUCD) in Rwanda: a mixed methods study

Variable Frequencies (%)
Age in years (Mean age X = 28.9, SD ± 4.3
 18–24 94 (24.5%)
 25–34 194 (50.7%)
 35–40 95 (24.8%)
Occupation
 Unemployed 125 (32.6%)
 Employed 143 (37.3%)
 Student 115 (30%)
Education level
 No formal education 42 (10.9%)
 Primary 116 (30.28%)
 Tertiary 225 (58.7%)
Religious beliefs
 Catholic 182 (47.5%)
 Protestant 68 (34.7%)
 Muslim 133 (17.8%)
Marital status
 Single 76 (19.8
 Married 307 (80.1%)
Place of residence
 Urban 297 (77.5%)
 Rural 86 (22.5%)